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Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits
Popeyes(r) Chicken & Biscuits Chooses Real Stand-Up Guy For Ads
ATLANTA, March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Popeyes(r) Chicken & Biscuits, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFCE), got millions of chicken lovers to say "love that chicken!(r)" with its bold, flavorful food. It is truly the way fans of the New Orleans style eatery feel about the distinctive, savory Popeyes food. And there is one big fan in particular. The first ads in a new advertising campaign from Chicago-based independent Cramer-Krasselt employ long time Popeyes aficionado and breakout comedy star, Bruce Bruce, to spread that flavor gospel.
Carl Sherman, CEO of eTELCHARGE.com, Inc., Talks with Traders Nation about Payment Options, Reducing Online Identity Theft, Ease of Use, and Proprietary Phone Billing Options
PHOENIX, March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Traders Nation is pleased to announce that it has completed an interview with Carl Sherman, CEO of eTELCHARGE.com, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ETLC), and the interview is available at http://www.tradersnation.com/etlc.shtml.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Barron's Names Toll Brothers' Robert I. Toll as One of 30 of World's Most Respected CEOs
HORSHAM, Pa., March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced that Barron's, the Dow Jones Business and Financial Weekly, has named Toll Brothers' chairman and chief executive officer, Robert I Toll, as one of 30 of The World's Most Respected CEOs. Barron's noted, "Some are household names, some decidedly are not. But the 30 CEOs on our list have one thing in common: They make a big difference to shareholders."
Global Marine Ltd.
Global Marine Ltd. Declares a Stock Dividend
CHARLESTON, S.C., March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Marine Ltd.'s (Pink Sheets:GLBM) Board of Directors voted on March 4, 2005 to declare a dividend on the common stock of the Company. The Board elected to issue five shares of common stock for each one share of common stock held and set the record date of the dividend as March 15, 2005. Therefore, for all holders of record on the close of business on March 15, 2005, an additional five shares of common stock shall be issued for each one share of common stock held.
SmallCap Sentinel: Fortune 500 Companies Seeing Red, Head to China for Low-Cost Manufacturing
IRVINE, Calif., March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SmallCap Sentinel announced today a report addressing the utilization of China-based manufacturing and assembly by large American public companies has been made available to the public through financial courier StockUpTicks.com. "American companies are finding labor costs in China and other savings related to the cost efficiency of Chinese manufacturing irresistible," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "As they look to compete in the domestic marketplace they're broadening profit margins through discounted contract manufacturing abroad, specifically in China."
Healthnostics Debuts MeSH Explorer for National Library of Medicine's PubMed
BETHESDA, Md., March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Healthnostics, Inc. (Pink Sheets:HNST), a medical and bioscience information analytics company today announced Medical Subject Heading (MeSH) Explorer, a search agent for accessing over 50 million articles at the National Library of Medicine's PubMed database. The search agent includes soundex spelling assistance, MeSH sub-heading selections and user orientation trees. The search agent is available now on the Healthnostics portal, www.MedBioWorld.com, currently the largest medical and bioscience directory on the Internet.
Software International, Inc.
Software International Announces Sat Karakoti, New VP of Information Technology
SOMERSET, N.J., March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Software International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SWII), an innovative provider of business solutions, value management, application development services and information technology (IT) consulting, today announced that Sat Karakoti has joined Sii in the position of Vice-President, of Information Technology and Implementation Services. "Sat brings more than 13 years of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC), product definition and implementation experience. Sat has a proven track record in managing and engineering strategic technology direction focused on end users experience," said Software International Chairman and President, Suneel Sawant.